The drug Adonis Bromine belongs to the group of sedative drugs. Its main active ingredient is an extract of the Adonis plant (another name is Adonis), and potassium bromide is also present. Components of the substance have a calming, diuretic and cardiotonic action. Adonis has been used in traditional medicine since the seventeenth century, and today its useful properties are also used to create the medicinal product Adonis Brom.
Release form and composition
Adonis Bromine is available in the form of coated tablets, each containing 0.125 mg of dry adonis extract and 0.25 mg of potassium bromide. Excipients: potato starch, magnesium carbonate basic, talc, calcium stearate, sucrose, gelatin. Tablets are packed in jars of 25 pieces each and in contour cells of 10 pieces.
Indications Adonis Brom
The main indications for the use of Adonis Bromine are diseases of the central nervous and cardiovascular systems. The drug is also recommended for people suffering from insomnia, neurotic disorders, circulatory disorders, irritability. Adonis Bromine is an excellent means to normalize blood circulation, preventing the development of a chronic form of failure. The drug stimulates the vagus nerve, which allows to normalize the heart rate. Often the use of Adonis Bromine is combined with other drugs in the treatment of neurocirculatory dystonia. This tool perfectly fights against edema, arising from violations of the cardiovascular system due to its diuretic effect. Adonis Bromine has the ability to calm the heart rhythm, so it is widely used as a prophylactic against diseases of the nervous system.
According to the instructions for Adonis Brom, do not take the drug to people suffering from arrhythmia and impaired cardiac conduction. Also, contraindications to the use are various pathologies of the heart, congenital heart diseases, hypersensitivity to the drug components, bradycardia, fructose intolerance, age up to 18 years, an ulcer and erosion of the stomach, esophagus and duodenum, atrioventricular blockade of any degree. Categorically you can not start using the drug without consulting a doctor.
Dosage and Administration Adonis Brom
According to the instructions to Adonis Brom, the drug is taken orally, the tablets should be taken with water. The maximum daily dose for an adult is five tablets. It is recommended to take Adonis Brom two to three times a day, one tablet. The therapeutic effect occurs four hours after admission. The drug is completely eliminated from the body after two days. The course of treatment is 25-30 days, a second course can only be prescribed by a doctor depending on the condition of the patient. During therapy, the patient must comply with a special nutrition system prescribed by the doctor. The most effective drug will affect the patient if he includes in his diet foods rich in potassium: apricots, fresh juices, baked potatoes, parsley, fresh cucumbers, black currants, beans, cabbage, dried apricots, beef liver. But salt intake is better to reduce to a minimum.
Side effects Adonis Brom
With prolonged use of Adonis Brom, excessive depression of the central nervous system may occur, resulting in drowsiness, weakness, delayed reaction, lethargy, and decreased physical activity. Sometimes Adonis Bromine causes loss of appetite, but the patient must adhere to the prescribed diet and not reduce the number of calories consumed. Possible disorders of the digestive system, nausea, vomiting, this is due to the fact that the drug irritates the mucous membrane of the digestive tract. Other side effects: cough, memory loss, runny nose, skin rash, conjunctivitis.
In case of overdose of the drug may cause headache, weakness, cough, runny nose, allergies, impaired perception. If you find these symptoms, you must stop taking Adonis Bromine, inject large amounts of sodium chloride - up to 20 grams per day (it will help remove bromine from the body), and drink up to 5 liters of fluid per day.
Prolonged use of the drug can cause a decrease in the speed of psychomotor reactions, which causes a danger when driving and working, requiring high concentration of attention and quick reaction. Patients with diabetes should take into account that each tablet contains 0.263 g of carbohydrates.
There are special instructions for the joint use of Adonis Bromine and other medicines. With simultaneous use of the drug and other cardiac glycosides, its toxic effects may increase. In combination with drugs against arrhythmia class 1A, with calcium, laxatives, the therapeutic effect may increase and the level of toxic effects of Adonis Bromine may increase. If you take the drug at the same time with benzodiazepine derivatives, sedative-hypnotic drugs, with anticonvulsants and with alcohol, the inhibitory effect of Adonis Brom on the central nervous system will increase. Halothane anesthesia has the ability to increase the level of bromide ions, which can enhance the therapeutic effect of the drug and its toxicity. Increased salt intake lowers the effectiveness of Adonis Bromine.
Analogs of Adonis Brom
Analogues of the drug are Alora, Valocormid, Gerbion, Deprim, Carfished, Melissa, Novo-Passit and other sedatives.
Terms and conditions of storage
The drug should be stored in a dry place. Shelf life is 2 years. It is released in pharmacies without a doctor's prescription.